126. Publishing plans and assessments.

126.     Publishing plans and assessments.

A category 1 responder1 is required to arrange for the publication of all or part of assessments made2 and plans maintained3 in so far as publication is necessary or desirable for the purpose of preventing an emergency4, reducing, controlling or mitigating the effects of an emergency5, or enabling other action to be taken in connection with an emergency6, although in performing this duty a responder must have regard to the importance of not alarming the public unnecessarily7.

Ministers of the Crown and general